Fascist leaders found that propaganda techniques were enormously effective with

Fascist leaders found that propaganda techniques were

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regardless of his birth or education. Fascist leaders found that propaganda techniques were enormously effective with uneducated voters; simple images and slogans were often repeated, easily remembered, and immediately appealing to a class of people who were accustomed to obeying and accepting authority. Since the uneducated vastly outnumbered the rest of the population, Fascists always made sure to have their support. A high degree of nationalism always exists among the military; this is natural and inevitable among a profession of people who risk their lives in combat for their nation, while regarding other nations as the enemy. Many veterans of World War I, especially German veterans, believed that their sacrifices had been in vain and their nation had been damaged, humiliated, and stabbed in the back by the rest of the world. Dictators could give extreme, angry, high-flown patriotic speeches that sounded excessive to any reasonable person, but that veterans could be counted on to applaud enthusiastically. Dictators actively courted the support of veterans because they wanted the personal loyalty of the military. Control of the military made any leader practically invulnerable to opposition because the military had control of the guns. Joseph Stalin Benito Mussolini Adolf Hitler This graphs shows you how many citizens were killed by their government (something called democide).
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